Congress to FBI: Um, why are you using domestic spy planes to invade people’s privacy?

Daily Caller News Foundation via Rare.us 6/3/2015

After a series of recent reports exposed the FBI’s fleet of domestic spy planes, Congress is demanding answers.

Senate Judiciary Committee Chairman Chuck Grassley, a Republican, wrote a letter calling on FBI Director James Comey to give the public the skinny on how much he is invading Americans’ […]

The ultimate goal of the NSA is total population control

At least 80% of all audio calls, not just metadata, are recorded and stored in the US, says whistleblower William Binney – that’s a ‘totalitarian mentality’

Antony Loewenstein The Guardian [UK] 10 July 2014

William Binney is one of the highest-level whistleblowers to ever emerge from the NSA. He was a leading code-breaker against the […]

Meet the Muslim-American Leaders the FBI and NSA Have Been Spying On

Glenn Greenwald and Murtaza Hussain FirstLook.org 9 Jul 2014

The National Security Agency and FBI have covertly monitored the emails of prominent Muslim-Americans—including a political candidate and several civil rights activists, academics, and lawyers—under secretive procedures intended to target terrorists and foreign spies…

…The individuals appear on an NSA spreadsheet in the Snowden archives called […]

In NSA-intercepted data, those not targeted far outnumber the foreigners who are

Files provided by Snowden show extent to which ordinary Web users are caught in the net

 

 

Barton Gellman, Julie Tate and Ashkan Soltani The Washington Post 7/5/2014

Ordinary Internet users, American and non-American alike, far outnumber legally targeted foreigners in the communications intercepted by the National Security Agency from U.S. digital networks, according to […]

Here’s What Hillary Clinton Said When Asked About Edward Snowden at a University Event

Oliver Darcy The Blaze 4/26/2014

Former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton suggested Wednesday at the University of Connecticut that Edward Snowden helped terrorists by leaking classified NSA documents on secret government surveillance programs to the public.

“I think turning over a lot of that material, intentionally or unintentionally, because of the way it can be […]

John McCain to host Hillary Clinton in Sedona, AZ; Rand Paul Endorses Susan Collins 'Wholeheartedly' in ME

Philip Rucker The Washington Post 4/24/2014

Since leaving the State Department last year, Hillary Rodham Clinton has racked upscores of accolades and appeared on many a big stage. Still, it might come as a surprise that a past Republican presidential nominee — specifically, the one who is among the loudest critics of Clinton’s handling of the Benghazi […]